|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Hatboro, Pa. (Hatboro-Horsham HS)|
2014 Track and Field: Finished third at the UAB Blazer Invitational in the 800 meters (1:54.87)… At the Emory Crossplex Invitational placed first in the 4x400-meter relay (3:21.79) and third in the 800 meters (1:56.63)… Finished second at the TSU Invite with a time of 49.30… Broke the indoor school record in the 400 meters at Hoosier Hills (48.28) and the 800 meters at the Samford Multi and Invitational (1:54.37)… Finished first with the 4x400-meter relay team at the A-Sun Indoor Championships (3:18.57)… Took second place at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold in both the 4x100-meter relay (42.11) and the 400 meters (48.08)… Won the 4x100-meter relay at the Georgia Invitational (42.55)… Placed second at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships in the 4x400-meter relay (3:14.19) and the 400 meters (47.29)... His 47.29 finish in the 400 meters broke the outdoor school record… Member of the 4x400-meter relay team breaking the indoor school record with a time of 3:16.67… Also broke the outdoor school record in the 4x400-meter with a time of 3:13.23.
2013 Track and Field: First career competition was at the TSU/Ed Temple Invite during the indoor season where he finished first in the 400m with a time of 49.40 and fourth in the 4x4 with a time of 3:23.14s... Finished the 400m at the SIU Saluki Open in 50.19s earning him a second-place finish... Also took second at the Niswonger Foundation Invitational in the 400m finishing the race in 49.18s... At the Tennessee State Invitational, finished the distance medley relay in 10:52.55s winning second... At Hoosier Hills, took home second in the 400m after completing the race in 49.01s and third in the 4x4 with a finishing time of 3:21.30s... Finished second in the 4x4 at the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship with a finishing time of 3:19.28s, and also took home third in the 400m after crossing the line in 49.04... During the outdoor season, won first place in the 800m with a time of 1:55.20s at the BSC 'Southern Invitational... Finished the 4x1 at the Rhodes Open in 42.30s taking home third place... Earned a second-place finish in the 400m at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Meet crossing the line in 48.35s... At the A-Sun Outdoor Championships, captured a first-place win in the 4x4 with a time of 3:13.97s... Also snagged a third-place finish in the 4x1 finishing in 41.01s and a second-place finish in the 400m with a time of 47.63, his current personal best.
Prep: Ran sprints for D.J. Fromal at Hatboro-Horsham (Pa.) High School... State finalist in the 400m dash as a sophomore, the youngest competitor in the field... All-league in the 100, 200 and 400m dashes... Owns school records in the 60m and 200m (indoor) and the 100m, 400m and 4x800m relay (outdoor).
Personal: Son of Daniel and Joanne Dempster... One brother (Cameron)... Plans to major in sports medicine... Chose Lipscomb due to the great atmosphere.